Doomsday Clock


Okay, So I Just Bought a Page of Doomsday Clock at MCM London Comic Con

Okay, So I Just Bought a Page of Doomsday Clock at MCM London Comic Con

I rather enjoy the comic book Doomsday Clock from Geoff Johns and Gary Frank. Some people think that because I regularly refer to it as an unauthorised sequel to Watchmen that I am somehow besmirching it. Not at all. I love an unauthorised sequel. Fanfic. Whatever you want to call it. These are not new […]


Is Doomsday Clock Based on a Massive Plothole?

We’re in the era of Unauthorized Watchmen Sequels, what with the premiere of Damon Lindelof’s HBO TV series and the republication of Watchmensch by Heavy Metal. The TV series runs in an odd parallel to the other unauthorized sequel, Geoff Johns and Gary Frank’s miniseries Doomsday Clock. We’re one issue away from the final issue […]

A New “Crisis” For DC Comics in 2020, Ahead of 5G

In June, Bleeding Cool first ran the news that DC Comics was preparing to publish something called 5G, leaking out of a private DC Comics staffers discussion group. We just didn’t know what it was. During the DC Nation presentation at New York Comic Con, where Bleeding Cool was able to get screengrabs of the […]

Will Teen Lantern Take Over The Green Lantern Comic in 2020?

Gossip: Will Teen Lantern Take Over The Green Lantern Comic in 2020?

Okay, so this week has been a little busy, DC Gossip-wise aftr we began running  with the DC Comics Timeline. A new 60-year history of the DC Universe, with some time-twisting shenanigans along the way (thanks to Zero Hour, Crisis and Doomsday Clock), but showing us four distinct generations of DC Comics history. And realising that 5G meant the fifth generation of DC Comics […]

Gossip: Wonder Woman Will Be the First to be Replaced in DC Comics' 5G

Gossip: Wonder Woman Will Be the First to be Replaced in DC Comics’ 5G?

Oh, it’s a busy day in Bleeding Cool towers. You publish once piece of gossip, that inspires another, which inspires another. A few months ago, Bleeding Cool scooped the world, with news about DC Comics replacing Bruce Wayne with a new character under the cowl, the son of Luke Fox, Lucius Fox. With Bruce Wayne […]

Gossip: Luke Fox, Jonathan Kent - What DC Comics' 5G is All About

Gossip: Luke Fox, Jonathan Kent – What DC Comics’ 5G is All About

It was the way the DC Comics Timeline, as revealed at New York Comic-Con this weekend, as grabbed and then dissected by Bleeding Cool, was set out that got me. With items such as: Bruce is Batman Clark is Superman Hal is Green Lantern Barry is Flash All of that. Across the four generations of […]





Tom King Drops Double Figure F-Bombs at the DC Nation Panel at #NYCC

Tom King Drops Double Figure F-Bombs at the DC Nation Panel at #NYCC

The DC Nation Panel at New York Comic-Con saw the A-List creators of DC Comics chatting on stage with DC publisher Dan DiDio. All very jovial and entertaining, like hanging with old friends. Jim Lee, Lee Bermejo, Nora Jemisin, Tony Daniel, Tom King and more to chat about the line, As well as the new […]


DCeased Increases In Size For Final Issue #6

DCeased Increases In Size For Final Issue #6

The final issue of DCeased is to be published later in the month. And it turns out readers will get a little more than they were expecting. Solicited as a 32-page title, usually indicating 20 pages of content, it will now be a 48-page title, indicating more like 28 pages of content. And still for […]

Fans Will Decide Whether The Three Jokers Will Be In DC Comics Continuity…

When Geoff Johns segued from Justice League to DC Rebirth and then into Shazam and Doomsday Clock, it was set to be the hard-and-fast near-future of the DC Universe, and Johns worked with every creator on the Rebirth books about the direction of their titles, the core of the characters, and for a couple of […]

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Does Wally West’s Fast Forward #1 Throw Shade on Heroes In Crisis? (Spoilers)

The hands of DC Comics’publisher Dan DiDio are heavy on Flash Forward #1 by Scott Lobdell, Booth, Norm Rapmund, Luis Guerrero and Troy Peteri are all over Flash Forward #1, published today. Specifically the use of Tempus Fuginaut, the instigator from DiDio’s Silencer series.  But there’s also the clear intent to try and make sense […]

DC Comics' Full Solicitations for December 2019 -

Doomsday Clock #12 Will Be Out Before The End of the Year… Just.

It’s been a long wait. But, yes, as we noted, DC Comics’ December 2019 solicitations indicate that Doomsday Clock #12 by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank will be out before the end of the year. And given that issue 11 came out a couple of weeks ago, and given the many delays, that’s probably a […]

DC Comics' Full Solicitations for December 2019 -

DC Comics’ Full Solicitations for December 2019 – Including Doomsday Clock #12

We ran some Frankensteined versions earlier but that was just the start. Here are the full DC Comics solicitations for December 2019. Including a certain Doomsday Clock #12… YEAR OF THE VILLAIN: HELL ARISEN #1 written by JAMES TYNION IV art and cover by STEVE EPTING variant cover by RICCARDO FEDERICI blank variant cover DC’s […]

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DC Comics’ December 2019 Solicitations – A Very Few Frankensteined

DC Comics will be releasing their December solicitations to their media partner sites at 10pm BST/5pm ET/2pm PT. But before then, we’ve done a little Frankensteining of comics solicitations they’ve already released… and all are for December 18th. Looks like it will be quite the pre-Christmas week for DC Comics. We can also wonder what […]